BANNING IGBO MEETINGS IN RIVERS STATE IS UNCONSTITUTIONAL AND AN APARTHEID POLICY, MUST BE RESCINDED-: HURIWA TO GOV. WIKE

Rivers State Governor Mr. Nyesom Wike’s ban placed on a proposed meeting by a group, United Igbo Community in the Oyigbo Local Government Area of the state has been described…

Prince Philip’s children pay tribute to him as royal family’s ‘rock’

The Duke of Edinburgh’s children have paid tribute to him as the rock in the Queen and their family’s lives. His youngest son Edward, the Earl of Wessex, said Philip…

Nollywood veteran, Bruno Iwuoha dies

Nollywood veteran actor, Bruno Iwuoha has died, after losing a protracted battle with diabetes and blindness. He was aged 68. He died at the National Hospital Abuja early on Saturday,…

Assault: Security Guard Wants CCT Boss Jailed For Cybercrime

Clement Sagwak, the security guard allegedly assaulted by the chairman of the Code of Conduct Tribunal, CCT, Danladi Umar, has petitioned the National Human Rights Commission, NHRC, seeking his indictment…

COVID-19: Lagos Eases Restrictions on Social, Event Centres

The Lagos State Government on Friday, April 9, 2021, announced further easing of restrictions on social and event centres across the state with immediate effect. Commissioner for Tourism, Arts and…

Buhari’s lack of capacity to govern fueling ethnic, religious tensions ― PDP govs

…Reiterates to commitment to restructuring, power devolution Governors elected on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, yesterday condemned the worrying state of security in the country and blamed…

Arms are flooding into Nigeria as if war is on — Bolaji Akinyemi

*Police lacking numbers; Army under armed *Says Owerri attacks smell of sabotage Professor Bolaji Akinyemi is a distinguished, retired diplomat, an accomplished academic and highly respected Nigerian. Fielding questions on…

WIKE BANS MEETING OF IGBO GROUP IN OYIGBO LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREA

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has placed a ban on a proposed meeting by a group, United Igbo Community in the Oyigbo Local Government Area of the state. This came…

China fines Alibaba $2.8 billion for anti-competitive tactics

Alibaba Group, the world’s biggest e-commerce company, was fined 18.3 billion yuan ($2.8 billion) by Chinese regulators on Saturday for anti-competitive tactics, as the ruling Communist Party tightens control over…

Forbes: A new billionaire every 17 hours

The coronavirus pandemic didn’t hurt the market of the superrich. Indeed, a new record was reached in April 2021, with 493 new billionaires worldwide. At least 40 of them made…